Solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO M5S camera troubles. This is Android 12 smartphone that use AMOLED 6.43 inches screen size. It has four rear cameras with 64 megapixel f/1.8 for wide, 8 megapixel f/2.2 for 118 degree ultrawide, 2 megapixel f/2.4 for macro and 2 megapixel f/2.4 for depth of field. Front camera resolutions is 13 megapixel f/2.4.

We can get great camera quality, sharp pictures, accurate white balance because it is powered by Mediatek Helio G95 images signal processor. It has triple ISP hardware and smart AI performance for real time bokeh and fast auto focus. Main camera 64 MP use Omnivision OV64B camera sensor. 8 MP wide angle use Sony IMX355 camera sensor.

However, some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO M5S camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO M5S camera problems.


Why XIAOMI POCO M5S Camera Slow Responsive Or Lagging? 

XIAOMI POCO M5S has premium camera quality. It has quad camera at back side body. We can use Xiaomi camera applications that comes together with Android 12 when the first time released at the market.


This phone has 4 GB or 6 GB RAM. Some troubles happen because XIAOMI POCO M5S processor and RAM resources are not enough because it run too many apps together. What will happen when XIAOMI POCO M5S RAM is insufficient?

To avoid this phone become hang, XIAOMI POCO M5S will try to find old not use applications for force close to give more free RAM capacity. This process will make some delay or lag time. Therefore when we want to make serious photo or video performance, then please close all not use applications or do soft reset or reboot before running XIAOMI POCO M5S camera applications.


How To Fix XIAOMI POCO M5S Camera Issues?

Camera is one important features when we use our smartphone. There are some possibilities that can make our XIAOMI POCO M5S camera get some problems or can not work properly. These are some steps to fix camera issues at this phone:

#Option 1, Reset XIAOMI POCO M5S to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI POCO M5S
  • Please make sure our Camera application still can work / running when Camera Icon pressed
  • Press Camera Icon to activate Camera applications
  • Go to menu Setting inside this Camera applications, usually the menu icon shaped like 3 lines box at camera applications, then choose Setting
  • At Camera Setting default menu, please scroll and find Restore default Settings
  • Please choose OK when XIAOMI POCO M5S ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default


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#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI POCO M5S camera to Factory Default using Setting Menu :

Actually this steps similar with #Option 1 above, but the different only at starting process. Please use this steps when the Camera applications is not running when we press Camera Icon

  • Turn on XIAOMI POCO M5S
  • Go To Setting Menu
  • Choose System Apps
  • Choose Camera
  • At Camera detail menu, please scroll and find Restore default settings
  • When it ask for confirmation, please choose Ok. Then XIAOMI POCO M5S will be restore back to factory default setting



#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI POCO M5S :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI POCO M5S camera still not working, then we can try to install 3th party alternative camera from Google Play Store, at this moment we recommended to install Open Camera, search from Google Play Store. This application is free and have several features to work with XIAOMI POCO M5S.


#Option 4, Try to upgrade the firmware

Some problems happen because of software bugs. Usually if Xiaomi confirm with software troubles for their camera, then they will release upgrade software to fix camera bugs or troubles. Please try to find the operating system or update from menu Settings.


#Option 5, Do Hard Reset to Factory Default when All Steps to Fix XIAOMI POCO M5S are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI POCO M5S camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI POCO M5S at this specific article


How to Fix XIAOMI POCO M5S Camera Auto Focus Problems Or Blurry?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO M5S can not focus properly. Some troubles always happen but some other users sometime focus some time not focus. There are several possibilities that can make it hard to focus:

  1. Try to clean up XIAOMI POCO M5S camera lens. Why this is important? Because if there is a small dust stay in front of camera lens, then the camera will automatically focus to that dust or dirty object. Therefore we have to make sure wipe our camera lens with soft cloth.
  2. Check whether our XIAOMI POCO M5S camera glass lens have some scratch or not. The scratch also will make camera focus become confuse. If we have this problems, then try to replace camera glass lens with original one at Xiaomi authorized service center.
  3. Some software / firmware version also will make XIAOMI POCO M5S camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.


Why XIAOMI POCO M5S Camera Error After Android Firmware Upgrade ?

At some situations, major firmware upgrade can make our XIAOMI POCO M5S camera applications get some troubles. Please try to reset camera applications setting to factory default. If the problems still happen, then try to backup all important data and do hard reset for reformat XIAOMI POCO M5S to factory default.



Why XIAOMI POCO M5S Front Camera Not Working or Error ?

XIAOMI POCO M5S front camera is use 13 megapixel f/2.4. The camera sensor use Omnivision OV13B10. It can record movie up to 1080p at 30fps. However, some users get front camera issues like freezing or stuck. Another XIAOMI POCO M5S front camera problem is always back to main home screen when we try to open it. Why?

Mostly XIAOMI POCO M5S selfie camera problems happen because camera applications. We can try to do several options to fix XIAOMI POCO M5S front camera:

  1. First, you have to try soft reset or reboot XIAOMI POCO M5S
  2. Try to reset camera applications from camera menu Setting
  3. Try to install alternative camera like Google Camera or Camera for Android or Open Camera
  4. If everything is not working then the last try is doing hard reset using menu Setting or hardware key.


Why XIAOMI POCO M5S camera Dead ?

There are two possibilities that can make our XIAOMI POCO M5S camera can not turn on or dead, from software or hardware. We can try to reset camera setting first. If still does not work then try to perform hard reset.

However, after finish hard reset but the camera dead problems still happen on our XIAOMI POCO M5S, then some hardware troubles may happen. Please consult the camera hardware at Xiaomi authorized service center.


Other FAQ of XIAOMI POCO M5S camera :

  • Is XIAOMI POCO M5S front camera have LED light flash ? No, the selfie camera does not have dedicated flash, but we can use screen light to help taking better photos at very dark conditions.
  • Can we take pictures under water using XIAOMI POCO M5S ? No, this phone is not water resistance, therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water.
  • Why XIAOMI POCO M5S camera and photos blurry? It can be happen because of software or hardware. Please follow above steps to reset camera application and check whether our phone lens get troubles.
  • Why XIAOMI POCO M5S camera show black screen or blank show nothing on the display? If the camera applications stuck or get troubles, the display will show black screen. We need to follow steps at #option 1 or # 2 above to reset the camera software.
  • How To Fix XIAOMI POCO M5S camera slow or lagging? Usually happen because too many applications run together or our RAM resources are insufficient, therefore this phone will force close other apps before running camera application.